- May - Residency, Whitely Center at Friday Harbor
- June 9, 3:00 pm Prentice Bloedel and the Balance of Nature, Bloedel Reserve
- June 20 - 23 - Chuckanut Writers Conference 2018, Bellingham
- July 19, 20 - the yearly academic conference of the Moore Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (MURAP), this year centering on Afrofuturism and other futurist constructions and ethnicities. Duke University, North Carolina.